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Article by Wichita Criminal Defense Attorney Keith Edwards Wichita decriminalized possession of marijuana last week, but you can still be arrested and charged under state and/or federal laws. What exactly was the change? On September 13, 2022, the Wichita City Council voted 5-2 to decriminalize marijuana possession. Specifically, the Council repealed Section 5.26.010 of the…

Goodwin calls MO Amendment 3 “Truly Unique” among state cannabis laws Missouri voters will have the opportunity to vote on an amendment to their constitution that would make recreational marijuana use legal for Missouri adults (21+). If Amendment 3 passes, Missouri would be the 20th state in the U.S. to legalize cannabis for recreational use….

In February, Senator David Haley introduced a medical marijuana bill in the Kansas Senate. Senate Bill 155, the cannabis compassion and care act, would create a distinction in Kansas state law between medical and non-medical marijuana. If this bill became law, Kansas would join 28 other states that have some form of medical marijuana law….